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MONEY20/20, CARDLYTICS AND FINTECH SOUTH TEAM UP TO PROMOTE REGION’S FINTECH ECOSYSTEM
World’s Leading Purchase Intelligence Platform is the Presenting Sponsor of the FinTech South Kickoff Reception on May 7
ATLANTA, GA --April 19, 2018 – Money20/20, the premier event for the payments and fintech industries, has partnered with FinTech South to further promote the thriving fintech ecosystem in the southeast. Sponsored by the leading purchase intelligence provider, Cardlytics, Money20/20 is bringing its Roadshow to Atlanta and will cohost the 2018 Kick-off Reception on May 7, 2018, to celebrate the official start of the FinTech South conference.
Hosted by the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), with the support of regional fintech companies and community partners, the inaugural FinTech South conference is taking place May 7 – 8, 2018 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga. A global exchange of insights, innovations and trends fueling tomorrow's financial tech industry, FinTech South will feature more than 1,000 attendees from 400 companies across various industries impacting the space.
“From innovative startups to leading Fortune 500 enterprises, Atlanta’s fintech companies, including Cardlytics, play an integral role in advancing the industry,” said Scott Grimes, CEO and co-founder of Cardlytics. “We are proud to sponsor the kick-off reception of the inaugural FinTech South conference and help highlight Georgia’s thriving fintech and payments hub.”
Focusing on disrupting and delivering a better customer experience, FinTech South will address what is happening next in the industry to accelerate and improve the customer experience. The event will feature more than 100 speakers covering a variety of pressing topics, such as Security, Regulations, Blockchain & Crypto, AI & Big Data, Commerce & Retail Payments and Banking & Lending.
“The reception and excitement for the upcoming FinTech South conference has overwhelmingly exceeded our expectations,” said Larry Williams, president and CEO of TAG, and host of FinTech South. “Having the support and participation of Cardlytics and Money20/20 further validates the region’s need for a conference that promotes the efforts taking place across the southeast.”
The Money20/20 Roadshow events have become synonymous with the Money20/20 brand and are an important part of what sets it apart from other events. By tapping into local markets, Money20/20 is uniquely spotlighting where the real innovators and influential players are doing business. These roadshow events provide a stage for inspiring communities that are enthusiastic about financial technology to showcase their insights to local peers. Not only are the events sparking change within these fintech communities, but they also create industry buzz, organic social content, press, and introductions to companies and key influencers within this space.
For additional information and registration details, visit www.FinTechSouth.com.
Founded in 2011, Money20/20 creates destination events where the most innovative people in payments, FinTech and the broader financial services industry connect. Famed for their high-impact networking, the USA edition, held in Las Vegas (October), and Europe edition, held in Amsterdam (June), are widely considered unmissable by the industry they serve. Money20/20 debuted its APAC edition in Singapore in March 2018 and is expanding to Hangzhou, China in November 2018. Money20/20 is the space where the industry’s smartest visionaries and innovators come together to create the future of money. Money20/20 is an Ascential event. www.money2020.com
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Cardlytics (NASDAQ: CDLX) uses purchase intelligence to make marketing more relevant and measurable. We partner with more than 2,000 financial institutions to run their banking rewards programs that promote customer loyalty and deepen banking relationships. In turn, we have a secure view into where and when consumers are spending their money. We use these insights to help marketers identify, reach and influence likely buyers at scale, as well as measure the true sales impact of marketing campaigns. Headquartered in Atlanta, Cardlytics has offices in London, New York, Chicago and San Francisco. Learn more at www.cardlytics.com.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 35,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia, and Savannah. TAG's mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia's technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.
Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG's charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.
For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org or TAG's community website at http://www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.